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2019

Scarlet Sister Mary

Scarlet Sister Mary

Julia Peterkin

My rating: ★★

Early Autumn: A Story of a Lady

Early Autumn: A Story of a Lady

Louis Bromfield

My rating: ★★

Arrowsmith

Arrowsmith

Sinclair Lewis

My rating: ★★★

The Able McLaughlins (The McLaughlins, #1)

The Able McLaughlins (The McLaughlins, #1)

Margaret Wilson

My rating: ★★

So Big

So Big

Edna Ferber

My rating: ★★★★

2018

One of Ours

One of Ours

Willa Cather

My rating: ★★★

Alice Adams

Alice Adams

Booth Tarkington

My rating: ★★

Laughing Boy: A Navajo Love Story

Laughing Boy: A Navajo Love Story

Oliver La Farge

My rating: ★★★★

The Friend

The Friend

Sigrid Nunez

My rating: ★★

Kafka on the Shore

Kafka on the Shore

Haruki Murakami

My rating: ★★★

A Dark-Adapted Eye

A Dark-Adapted Eye

Barbara Vine

My rating: ★★★★

The Magnificent Ambersons

The Magnificent Ambersons

Booth Tarkington

My rating: ★★★

Zombie

Zombie

Joyce Carol Oates

My rating: ★★★★

Mr. X

Mr. X

Peter Straub

My rating: ★★★

Bag of Bones

Bag of Bones

Stephen King

My rating: ★★★★★

Get in Trouble

Get in Trouble

Kelly Link

My rating: ★★★★

An Absolutely Remarkable Thing

An Absolutely Remarkable Thing

Hank Green

My rating: ★★★★

Cujo

Cujo

Stephen King

My rating: ★★★

Barrayar

Barrayar

Lois McMaster Bujold

My rating: ★★★★

The Vor Game

The Vor Game

Lois McMaster Bujold

My rating: ★★★★

Brothers in Arms

Brothers in Arms

Lois McMaster Bujold

My rating: ★★★★

Falling Free

Falling Free

Lois McMaster Bujold

My rating: ★★★

Ethan of Athos

Ethan of Athos

Lois McMaster Bujold

My rating: ★★★

The Power and the Glory

The Power and the Glory

Graham Greene

My rating: ★★

Foreign Affairs

Foreign Affairs

Alison Lurie

My rating: ★★★

Independence Day

Independence Day

Richard Ford

My rating: ★★★★

Rabbit Remembered

Rabbit Remembered

John Updike

My rating: ★★★★

The Sportswriter

The Sportswriter

Richard Ford

My rating: ★★★

Rabbit at Rest

Rabbit at Rest

John Updike

My rating: ★★★

Rabbit Is Rich

Rabbit Is Rich

John Updike

My rating: ★★★

Celine: A novel

Celine: A novel

Peter Heller

My rating: ★★★★

In the Night Garden

In the Night Garden

Catherynne M. Valente

My rating: ★★

The House of Broken Angels

The House of Broken Angels

Luis Alberto Urrea

My rating: ★★★★

Rabbit Redux

Rabbit Redux

John Updike

My rating: ★★

A Thousand Acres

A Thousand Acres

Jane Smiley

My rating: ★★★

Less

Less

Andrew Sean Greer

My rating: ★★★★

Iron Gold

Iron Gold

Pierce Brown

My rating: ★★★★

The Killer Angels

The Killer Angels

Michael Shaara

My rating: ★★★★

Blood Work

Blood Work

Michael Connelly

My rating: ★★★

The Rise and Fall of D.O.D.O.

The Rise and Fall of D.O.D.O.

Neal Stephenson

My rating: ★★★★

Party of One: A Memoir in 21 Songs

Party of One: A Memoir in 21 Songs

Dave Holmes

My rating: ★★★★

2017

Sing, Unburied, Sing

Sing, Unburied, Sing

Jesmyn Ward

My rating: ★★★★

Salvage the Bones

Salvage the Bones

Jesmyn Ward

My rating: ★★★★

Before the Fall

Before the Fall

Noah Hawley

My rating: ★★★

The Heart's Invisible Furies

The Heart's Invisible Furies

John Boyne

My rating: ★★★★★

Little Fires Everywhere

Little Fires Everywhere

Celeste Ng

My rating: ★★★★★

The Shining Girls

The Shining Girls

Lauren Beukes

My rating: ★★

A Confederacy of Dunces

A Confederacy of Dunces

John Kennedy Toole

My rating: ★★★

A Good Scent from a Strange Mountain

A Good Scent from a Strange Mountain

Robert Olen Butler

My rating: ★★★

Seabiscuit: An American Legend

Seabiscuit: An American Legend

Laura Hillenbrand

My rating: ★★★★

The Terminal Experiment

The Terminal Experiment

Robert J. Sawyer

My rating: ★★

The Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love

The Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love

Oscar Hijuelos

My rating: ★★

Martin Dressler: The Tale of an American Dreamer

Martin Dressler: The Tale of an American Dreamer

Steven Millhauser

My rating: ★★★

The Stone Diaries

The Stone Diaries

Carol Shields

My rating: ★★★

The Hours

The Hours

Michael Cunningham

My rating: ★★★

The Known World

The Known World

Edward P. Jones

My rating: ★★★★

March

March

Geraldine Brooks

My rating: ★★★

Little Women

Little Women

Louisa May Alcott

My rating: ★★★

Olive Kitteridge

Olive Kitteridge

Elizabeth Strout

My rating: ★★★★

The Underground Railroad

The Underground Railroad

Colson Whitehead

My rating: ★★★

The Orphan Master's Son

The Orphan Master's Son

Adam Johnson

My rating: ★★★★

The Sympathizer

The Sympathizer

Viet Thanh Nguyen

My rating: ★★

The Goldfinch

The Goldfinch

Donna Tartt

My rating: ★★★★

All the Light We Cannot See

All the Light We Cannot See

Anthony Doerr

My rating: ★★★★★

Lincoln in the Bardo

Lincoln in the Bardo

George Saunders

My rating: ★★★★★

1776

1776

David McCullough

My rating: ★★★★

The Executioner's Song

The Executioner's Song

Norman Mailer

My rating: ★★★